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CRandIC - Coralville Lake Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Jason Leverton

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BH Photo #235628

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Coralville Lake/Reservoir (Iowa River) on Railroad
Location
Cou Falls, Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca 1956 due to the completion of construction of the Coralville Dam
Builders
- E.A. Kramme Co. of Des Moines, Iowa (Contractor)
- Ned L. Ashton of Iowa City, Iowa (Designer)
Railroads
- Cedar Rapids & Iowa City Railway (CIC; CRandIC)
- Interurban
Design
Pony plate girder
Also called
CRandIC - Coralville Reservoir Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80660, -91.65201   (decimal degrees)
41°48'24" N, 91°39'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/611975/4629181 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Swisher
Inventory number
BH 51080 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1956 (306)
Built during 1950s (3,678)
Cedar Rapids & Iowa City Railway (32)
Cou Falls, Iowa (2)
E.A. Kramme Co. (8)
Girder (9,138)
Have street view (25,405)
Interurban (858)
Iowa (6,191)
Iowa River (129)
Johnson County, Iowa (174)
Ned L. Ashton (17)
Open (38,211)
Owned by railroad (11,100)
Plate girder (6,948)
Railroad (14,365)
Skewed (4,815)
Through girder (3,396)

Update Log 

  • June 6, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added designer & contractor
  • February 25, 2018: New Street View added by Luke
  • March 18, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date
  • July 22, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • January 25, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "Iowa River", "Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Railway"

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